The leader of Dagestan holds a Q and A session with compatriots in Moscow but skirts the biggest problems facing the North Caucasus republic, a Dagestani newspaper writes.
More and more cars, some ancient, are crowding into Tbilisi, burning a gasoline that may not meet basic standards. And it’s getting hard to breathe.
Behind the headlines about the pensioner cutting off Georgia’s Internet access is a story of a wildcat business and desperate poverty. From EurasiaNet.
Georgia is giving netbooks to first-graders, but there’s little content for them, and many doubts about teachers’ readiness to use them. From EurasiaNet.
The authorities in Baku continue to use administrative methods to hamper worship in mosques and churches. From Forum 18.
Armenia managed to hold the Russians to a 0-0 draw in their Euro 2012 qualifier but everywhere else the huge neighbor seems to have the game wrapped up. From EurasiaNet.
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The Moldovan Diaries is a multimedia, interactive examination of the country's ethnic, religious, social and political identities by Paolo Paterlini and Cesare De Giglio.
This innovative approach to story telling gives voice to ordinary people and takes the reader on the virtual trip across Moldovan rural and urban landscapes.
It is a unique and intimate map of the nation.